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  • Child Care organizations call for urgent government assistance

    Yesterday, a group of child care organizations in our province, including the YMCA of Northern Alberta, wrote to Children's Services Minister, Rebecca Schulz, with a request for urgent assistance to ensure that child care centres, which provide a critical piece of our social infrastructure, can remain open and available to families when they are ready to go back to work.

  • YMCA Canada advocates for inclusion of charities in economic aid

    On March 27, 2020, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a new 75% wage subsidy for small businesses affected by the COVID-19 crisis. YMCA Canada reached out to the Prime Minister and his colleagues in the federal government to advocate for the inclusion of charities in this measure.
  • Summer 2019 Newsletter

    Your quarterly YMCA of Northern Alberta newsletter is here! In it, you'll find news, events, job opportunities, fitness tips, and Y stories from the communities we're active in. Thanks for making the Y a community!

  • Northside Community Centre Day Camp Open House

    You're invited to a day camp open house at the Northside Community Centre! Thursday, June 27th, from 5–8pm, come check out the brand new facility, meet our awesome staff, have your children participate in activities and day camp demos, and learn about what to expect from YMCA summer day camps at the Northside Community Centre.

  • YMCA Celebrates 175 Years Around the Globe

    June 6, marks the 175th birthday of the YMCA! From helping Canadian soldiers to inventing sports, the YMCA has a rich history around the globe.
  • Summer Sessional Swim Lessons

    Don't lose those swim skills over the summer!

    At the Westwood Family YMCA, we're dedicated to helping children and youth develop effective lifelong swimming and water-safety skills.  That's why this year we're offering Summer Sessional Swim lessons in addition to our Continuous Swim lessons.
  • Announcing: YMCA Featured Members!

    Our YMCA Featured Members are special members who make a difference at their Y and in their community. These inspiring individuals have been nominated by other members and YMCA staff to be recognized for their contribution to our Y community. Read their stories!
  • Spring 2019 Newsletter

    Your quarterly YMCA of Northern Alberta newsletter is here! In it, you'll find news, events, job opportunities, fitness tips, and Y stories from the communities we're active in. Thanks for making the Y a community!

  • Winter 2019 Newsletter

    Your quarterly YMCA of Northern Alberta newsletter is here! In it, you'll find news, events, job opportunities, fitness tips, and Y stories from the communities we're active in. Thanks for making the Y a community!

  • Fall 2018 Newsletter

    Your quarterly YMCA of Northern Alberta newsletter is here! In it, you'll find news, events, job opportunities, fitness tips, and Y stories from the communities we're active in. Thanks for making the Y a community!